NGO Report on the Situation of Freedom of Opinion and Expression in the Republic of Korea since 2008

April 2010
Joint Korean NGOs
for the Official Visit of the Special Rapporteur
to the Republic of Korea
Joint Action of NGOs on NHRCK ((NHRI Watch-Korea), Catholic Human Rights Committee, Chingusai (Korea Gay Man‘s Human Rights Group), Coalition of Human Rights NGOs in Korea & Human Rights Defenders, Disability Discrimination Act of Solidarity in Korea, GONGGAM (Korean Public Interest Lawyers‘ Group), Information & Culture Nuri for the Disabled Korea, KCTU (Korean Confederation of Trade Unions- Korean Government Employees Union, Korean Teachers and Education Workers Union, National Union of Media Workers, Korean Railway Workers Union, Korean Construction Workers Union), Jinbonet (Korean Progressive Network), Korea Press Consumerism Organization, KOCUN (Korea Center for United Nations Human Rights Policy), MediaACT (The Media Center ‗MediACT‘), MINBYUN (Lawyers for a Democratic Society), Minkahyup (Human Rights Group), PSPD (People‘s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy), SARANGBANG Group for Human Rights, Writers Association of Korea, Youth Human Rights Activists‘ Network, The Center for Freedom of Information and Transparent Society(CFO),Committee to Support Imprisoned workers

CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION
CHAPTER 2. FREEDOM OF THOUGHT AND CONSCIENCE
CHAPTER 3. RESS FREEDOM, MEDIA DIVERSITY AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION CONCERNING VISUAL IMAGES AND LITERATURE.
CHAPTER 4. FREEDOM OF ASSEMBLY AND ASSOCIATION
CHAPTER 5. FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION IN WORK PLACE
CHAPTER 6. FREEDOM OF OPINION AND EXPRESSION AND THE INTERNET
CHAPTER 7. RIGHT TO INFORMATION
CHAPTER 8. FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION OF DETAINEES
CHAPTER 9. FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION BY YOUTHS
CHAPTER 10. FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION FOR THE DISABLED
CHAPTER 11. A REPORT ON THE SITUATION FACING SEXUAL MINORITIES IN SOUTH KOREA
CHAPTER 12. FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AND THE ROLE OF THE NHRCK

Total 99
No. Subject Name Regdate Hits
79 KCTU Organizing Strategy of Migrant Workers in South Korea [8] KCTU 2008.11.12 158208
78 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [4] KCTU 2006.09.22 158275
77 KCTU-MTU Presentation Paper for the Side Event on Rising Repression against the Migrant Workers [9] KCTU 2008.08.02 158312
76 KCTU Presentation Paper in the April Joint Action Week against the EU FTAs [5] KCTU 2008.04.14 158328
75 CLC-KCTU Joint Statement on Korea-Canada Free Trade Agreements [5] KCTU 2007.12.14 158353
74 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the First Edition of 2008 [7] KCTU 2008.03.04 158476
73 National Human Rights Commission of Korea Release Statement Regarding Death of Ha Joong Keun [5] KCTU 2006.12.03 158500
72 KCTU General Strike Newsletter #4 - December 1 [5] KCTU 2006.12.02 158569
71 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [6] KCTU 2008.08.02 158596
70 KCTU Policy Paper on the KORUS FTA [4] KCTU 2006.08.02 158709
69 KCTU Report to the UN Human Rights Committee [5] KCTU 2006.10.23 158722
68 Dump Truck Drivers on Strike over Implementation of New Construction Equipment Legislation [7] KCTU 2008.07.15 158803
67 KCTU Monthly News : March Edition 2005 [5] KCTU 2005.03.10 158835
66 KCTU Monthly News: September-October 2004 [6] KCTU 2004.11.05 159188
65 2007-June- ILO CFA Report on Korean Case(#1865) [6] KCTU 2007.06.27 159267
64 [ARTUSC] NEOLIBERALISME AND LABOUR IMPOVERISHMENT [4] KCTU 2004.03.17 159287
63 KCTU Monthly News - July 2004 [4] KCTU 2004.08.13 159289
62 KCTU Monthly News : August Edition, 2005 [12] KCTU 2005.09.05 159316
61 [ARTUSC] The Impact of Neo-liberal Globalization: Irregular jobs, informal sector work [6] KCTU 2004.03.17 159435
60 Recent Situation of Labour Laws and industrial relations in Korea 2005 [6] KCTU 2005.02.17 159527
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